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Catalog Number 10645-94
Title Poster; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; Spilled Purse on Steep Hill; Saturday Evening Post; March 26, 1955
Object Name Poster
Description Color offset lithograph on white paper. Poster of the March 26, 1955 Saturday Evening Post cover, "Spilled Purse on Steep Hill" by John Falter. The cover features an illustration of a street scene on a hill. A woman's purse is spilling its contents down the hill. She is being pulled up the street by a dog. Three men in suits are stopping the objects falling from the purse and picking them up. Along the street are parked cars to the left. To the right is a brick wall. In the background up the hill are buildings, pedestrians, and a taxicab. On the lower left is the artist's printed signature. At the top of the poster is the title of the magazine, date, and a listing of articles contained in the magazine.
Date 03/26/1955
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.; Curtis Publishing Company
Place of Origin USA: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Height (in) 20.438
Width (in) 15.75
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Poster
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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